Useful properties of fennel seed

The composition of fennel seeds The

benefit of dill is due to its rich chemical composition. Its seeds contain large amounts of flavonides, B, C vitamins, nicotinic acid, carotene, as well as a set of minerals – predominantly iron, potassium and phosphorus. In addition, the popularity of dill is given by essential oils and fatty acids, which are used in medicine and perfumes.

Dill has pronounced bactericidal properties, so suppresses rotting processes in the body and helps it to expel cinder.

When used fennel

In folk medicine, fennel seeds are used at high pressure, as a diuretic at renal stone disease, liver and biliary tract diseases, as an expectorant for bronchitis and ARD. In addition, decoction of fennel seeds relaxes the spasmed intestine, stimulates its work, improves digestion and eliminates the manifestations of flatulence, and eliminates chronic constipation. It is possible to use decoction of fennel seeds in infants. In this case, it eliminates increased gas formation and prevents the occurrence of umbilical hernia. In lactating mothers, lactation increases when applying decoction of fennel seeds. Essential oil from fennel fruits has antiseptic properties, so it is used in the form of prims in eye diseases and dermatitis, as well as in insect bites.

It is not recommended to take fennel at reduced pressure as it can trigger a sharp drop in blood pressure and temporary loss of vision.

Traditional medicine recipes

Dill tea (decoction) in case of intestinal problems

One teaspoon of fennel seeds poured 250 ml boiling water and insisted for 10 minutes. Drank ½ cup 2 times a day.

To enhance lactation,

pour a tablespoon of fennel with a glass of boiling water and insist for two hours. Take 0.5 cup twice a day in small sips, delaying the infusion in the mouth for a while. To enhance the lactation effect at the same time as tea intake, one tablespoon of sour cream must be eaten.

Dill water for the breasts

One teaspoon of fennel seeds pour in ½ liter of boiling water and insist for 30 minutes. Serve between feeding one teaspoon 3 times a day.

Vitamin tea with dill

Take little by little raspberry leaves, currants, mint, cyprey, hops, add one tablespoon of dill seed powder, can put dried skins orange or apples. Pour the mixture with one liter of boiling water, put on a weak heat and tomite for 5 minutes. Then wrap up and leave 20 minutes to insist. Drink one glass each morning and evening.

Compress for tired eyes

Prepare regular decoction of dill, strain it through gauze, cool to room temperature. Then moisten cotton discs in the decoction, press and put on your eyes.

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